Sunday, November 2, 2008

More favorite quotes

You who seek God, let your heart revive. -Psalm 69:32b (NASB)

Personal commitment is the key to certainty. -Tim Keller

Only Christianity says God put Himself into the play. -Tim Keller

Defend the Bible? I would as soon defend a lion! Unchain it and it will defend itself. - Charles Spurgeon

If you have one true friend you have more than your share. -Thomas Fuller

Good sermons and good books are of excellent use, but yet they can serve no other end but that we practice the plain doctrines of scripture. -Jeremy Taylor

Religion is not transforming people; rather it is being transformed by the people. It is not raising the moral level of society; it is descending to society's own level... and society is smiling accepting its surrendor. -A. W. Tozer

The cross breaks the dominion of sin, but the presence of sin remains -the Puritans

If you find the perfect church, don't go, you'll ruin it. -Zig Ziegler

Remember: silence helps the killer, never his victims. -Elie Wiesel

Ah! The clock is always slow; it is later than you think. -Robert W. Service

The church is not the master of the state, or the servant of the state, but the conscience of the state. -unknown author

The world is a dangerous place, not because of those who do evil, but because of those who look on and do nothing. -Albet Einstein

Where you live, should not determine whether you live or die. -Bono

We need a banner because of the truth. - preface to the 1689 London Baptist confession

The lessons of history, theology and the life and teachings of Jesus himself are unambiguous: the most effective, strategic and life-changing expressions of the love of Christ, are those that involve generous, heartfelt acts of service and compassion: not separate from the proclamation of the gospel, but integral to it. -Tim Myers, Pioneers

Community Health and Developement is a great door opener and trust builder, especially in village contexts. It has proven effective for long-term platforms, and is a strong expression of the gospel. -Pioneers in Asia leader

They may take our lives, but they will never take our liberty. -William Wallace

You don't need a title to continue to serve. -Gabriel Bejjani

Get out of the way, figure out where God is going, then go with Him. -Nick Kersen

Unknown authors:

We can go 40 days without food, 8 hours without water, 4 minues without air, but only 8 seconds without hope.

The noble army of the martyrs.

As the hart panteth after the water brooks, so panteth my soul after thee, O God. -Psalm 42:1

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